Re: [PATCH v3 6/8] bnxt_en: use new taint_firmware_crashed()

From: Michael Chan
Date: Tue May 26 2020 - 14:09:52 EST

On Tue, May 26, 2020 at 7:58 AM Luis Chamberlain <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> From: Vasundhara Volam <vasundhara-v.volam@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> This makes use of the new module_firmware_crashed() to help
> annotate when firmware for device drivers crash. When firmware
> crashes devices can sometimes become unresponsive, and recovery
> sometimes requires a driver unload / reload and in the worst cases
> a reboot.
> Using a taint flag allows us to annotate when this happens clearly.
> Cc: Michael Chan <michael.chan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Luis Chamberlain <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Rafael Aquini <aquini@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Vasundhara Volam <vasundhara-v.volam@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Luis Chamberlain <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Michael Chan <michael.chan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>